Asimov's Award Winning Stories

Since Asimov’s inception, it has won 75 Hugo Awards – 55 for stories and 20 for Best Editor, 30 Nebula Awards, 6 World Fantasy Awards, 14 Theodore Sturgeon Awards,16 Homer Awards, and 8 Sidewise Awards. Asimov’s Science Fiction has won the prestigious Locus Award 63 times – 18 for Best Magazine of the Year, 16 for Best Editor, and 33 for Best Story. Asimov’s has won 32 Science Fiction Chronicle Readers' Awards – 23 for stories and 9 for Best Editor.  Plus, Asimov’s readers select five annual award-winners for Best Novella, Novelette, Short Story, Poem, and Cover. 


A complete list of all our award winning stories throughout the years.

33rd Annual Readers' Awards Finalists

We are very excited to bring you the works that finished in the top five slots in each category of the 33rd Annual Readers’ Award Poll.

Hugo and Locus Award Nominees

See this year's Hugo and Locus Award nominated stories from Asimov's.